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- 5Kolkman, John
- 4Edmonton Social Planning Council
- 3Ahorro, Joseph
- 3Public Interest Alberta
- 2Moore-Kilgannon, Bill
- 1Alberta College of Social Workers
- 5Canada, Alberta
- 3Poverty--Government policy
A new provincial report on Child and Family poverty released today by the Edmonton Social Planning Council (ESPC) reveals that 77,595 children are living in families below Statistics Canadas Low Income Cut Off (LICO). This means one in ten children in Alberta live below the poverty line.
Developing a comprehensive strategy to reduce if not eliminate poverty in Alberta.
Co-published by the Edmonton Social Planning Council, the Alberta College of Social Workers and Public Interest Alberta, \"In This Together : Ending Poverty in Alberta\" identifies the need for a province-wide poverty reduction strategy in Alberta. It also discusses how the Government of Alberta...
Achieving the Promise: Ending Poverty in Alberta focuses on child and family poverty in Alberta during the post-recession period. Despite the incredible wealth in our province, there are still thousands of Albertans who are struggling to make ends meet. This report shows that more work needs to...